Author: emily sunderman

Materials used to make violins

Over the past month, students have been learning about the different types of woods used to make violins. Maple (flame maple) is used for the violin back, scroll, neck, and bridge.   Spruce is used for the violin top and the sound post.  The black and white stripe around the edge of the instrument (called purfling)

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Recital – 11/3/2019

  Suzuki Group Recital Program Students of Emily Sunderman Sunday, November 3, 2019 Middlebury Community Music Center Performers: Rosa, Eleanor, Gabriel, Acadia, Viviana, Ella P, Aliza, Nora, Fiona, Joshua, Henry, Maylee, Marwan, Colette, Lila, Carina Open String Warm-up (Parade) Twinkle Run Pony, Run Pony Variation – led by Eleanor Twinkle Little Star (Theme) – led

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Handel A Major Sonata (HWV 361)

I will be playing Handel’s A Major Sonata (HWV 361) twice this month at church services. Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 10:15 AM (prelude) at Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Middlebury performed by violinist Emily Sunderman and organist George Matthew, Jr. Sunday, October 20, 2019, at 4:00 PM at the Congregational Church of Middlebury, Middlebury, VT

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Intermission Session – Middlebury

Here are a few pictures from today’s Suzuki Group Class Intermission Session led by Melissa White and Elena Urioste at Otter Creek Yoga Center.   Following the Suzuki Group Class, Melissa and Elena worked with adult amateurs.  With the adults, we worked through warm-up exercises for breath and body and had a chance to practice

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Summer 2019 Suzuki Group Class Schedule

Suzuki Group Class is open to all Suzuki violin students of all ages and abilities.  Students in the class range from age preschool to high school age and have studied for just a few months to over ten years.  Attendance is strongly recommended.  Drop in or attend every class! Students that attend group classes develop

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Intermission Session: Middlebury, Vermont: Aug. 25-26, 2019

Originally posted on Middlebury Chamber Music Festival:
The Middlebury Community Music Center will be hosting an Intermission Session workshops with Missy White and Elena Urioste from August 25-26 in Middlebury, Vermont.  There will be opportunities for teachers and students of all levels and ages to work with these virtuoso teachers and performers. STUDENT WORKSHOPS Sunday,…

Student Recital Program – April 28, 2019

Recital Program Middlebury Community Music Center – Students of Emily Sunderman April 28, 2019, at 4:30 PM Residence at Otter Creek, Middlebury Vermont Group Class Ensemble Concerto for 2 Violins in D Minor – J.S. Bach Gavotte – J. B. Lully Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus – G.F. Handel Andantino – S. Suzuki Perpetual Motion – S. Suzuki Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star – W.A. Mozart Run Pony, Run

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